Amnesty International votes ‘Yes’ to support sex work decriminalization

Amnesty International has reached a verdict today on the controversial draft supporting the global decriminalization of sex work. The five-day council meeting held in Dublin, Ireland comes to a close today, but with a “Yes” vote on this important draft, it seems the work is just getting started.

According to the press release on amnesty.org, “The resolution recommends that Amnesty International develop a policy that supports the full decriminalisation of all aspects of consensual sex work. The policy will also call on states to ensure that sex workers enjoy full and equal legal protection from exploitation, trafficking and violence.”

Read more at https://ca.news.yahoo.com/blogs/dailybrew/amnesty-international-votes–yes–to-support-sex-work-decriminalisation-180625875.html

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